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Tea Party Elections

Sabrina Siddiqui

DNC Chair Says GOP Will Lose In 2014 Because They Nominate 'Extremists'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) rejected speculation Sunday that Democrats will get trounced in the 2014 midterm elections, inste...

Tea Party Still Holds Power Despite Big Blow

Reuters | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

* Republican, Tea Party ideology dovetails on fiscal affairs * As economy heals, Tea Party to become irrelevant, analyst says ...

Tea Party Takes A Pounding

The Huffington Post | Ian Gray | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

Only four of the 16 Senate candidates endorsed by the Tea Party Express won on Tuesday, prompting some in the Republican Party to expect a battle over...

Behind The Tea Party's Electoral Evolution

Reuters | Nick Carey | Posted 02.14.2012 | Politics

Interviews with activists across 20 U.S. states indicate that Tea Party groups, far from fading, have evolved into an increasingly sophisticated and e...

Inside Look At Tea Party Group

Mother Jones | Stephanie Mencimer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two years ago, Tea Party Patriots got its start as a scrappy, ground-up conservative organization. Its rowdy activists demanded more transparency and ...

Jason Linkins

The Michele Bachmann Presidential Bubble

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Until you see the major players actually jump into the race for the 2012 GOP nomination, there's going to be space left for many minor players to draw...

Sam Stein

Martha Coakley Pollster Sees Exoneration In 2010 Dem Wipeout

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tuesday's elections didn't provide much, if any, good news for Democrats. But it did grant a bit of vindication for Martha Coakley, the Massachusetts ...

Tea Party Group Receives $1 Million Anonymous Donation

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A tea party group is $1 million richer thanks to an anonymous donor who wants his money to influence this year's midterm elections. The nonprofit Tea...

Tea Party's Senate Victories: Who Can Keep The Momentum Until November?

The Huffington Post | Jeremy Binckes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

To the surprise of many, the Tea Party has not been a bust. It has not fizzled out. Instead, with the major upset in Tuesday's Delaware Republican pr...

What Is The Tea Party? Your Guide To The Movement

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Big wins Tuesday night for the Tea Party in Delaware and New York have provided additional fodder against the contention of some that the Tea Party is...

Tea Party Wins In Northeast Could Help Democrats

The Washington Post | Karen Tumulty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the era of the "tea party," is the moderate northeastern Republican in danger of going completely extinct? Tuesday's primaries could give a clue. ...

Some Failed Tea Party Candidates Not Willing To Back Victorious Opponents

USA Today | Kathy Kiely | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's just the latest example of the GOP's Tea Party dilemma. In several high-profile races where the small-government activists have been a factor, st...

Sam Stein

Top Dems Suggest Tea Party Might Be More Bark Than Bite

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Top Democrats at the various campaign committees are expressing more and more confidence that they can overcome the wave of anti-government populist s...